Immediate Non- Invasive Cardiology need for Veterans in Pennslvania

  • 88281
  • Internal Medicine
  • 8/10/2018
  • 1111 E. END BLVD.
  • Wilkes Barre, PA
  • Day 8;On Call
  • 10/29/2018
  • Staff Care
  • Locum Tenens
  • $155.00 - $167.00
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Immediate Non- Invasive Cardiology need for Veterans in Pennslvania

The VA at Wilkes Barre in Pennslvania is in urgent need of a board certified or eligible, non-invasive cardiologist. The provider can work with any active state license, and will be asked to obtain a current BLS thru the American Heart Association. The physician will need to have completed a full internal medicine residency. The doctor will be working in a clinic setting, Monday thru Friday from 8am- 4:30pm. There is no on-call or call back expected for this requirement. The provider will be administering, diagnosing, and treating patients using EKG, holters, stress, and echo interpretations. The doctor will also be asked to work directly with residents. The provider should expect to see 10-14 patients per day, both new patients and follow-up's and check-ups. The VA highly prefers doctors that have both EMR experience as well as VA experience. You DO NOT have to have VA experience to qualify for this opportunity. This need is expected for at least 6 months. 


Job Benefits

Staff Care typically arranges medical or dental malpractice insurance for contractor physicians and other specialists with whom we match to client opportunities. In addition, Staff Care locum tenens positions regularly receive highly competitive pay and a dedicated team to handle all travel, lodging, rental, and transportation needs.

About the Company

Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation's leader in locum tenens staffing. We provide flexible, temporary employment options for physicians, clinicians, and other allied health professionals in all specialties with a variety of healthcare organizations, typically with interim contracts lasting from one week to one year. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.